No guests this week, just us but we’ve got a quick and dirty podcast with news of TiVo’s latest DVR plus some freshly updated iPad apps from Netflix and DirecTV. The Xbox 360 has its own new apps to deliver as well, while Sky is still creeping towards a different kind of pay-TV service with its upcoming Now TV. Home automation heads will be interested in the Motorola Connected Home Gateway that appears to be right around the corner, and we’ve also got a quick look at the latest legal developments for Aereo. Finally, we’ll check in with the latest TV and Blu-ray releases this week — press play and see if we can get Ben caught up on Game of Thrones in time for the season premiere.
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Producer: Trent Wolbe
06:37 – TiVo Premiere 500GB coming Sunday along with lower prices for service, XL and Elite DVRs
09:30 – TiVo sues Time Warner Cable, Motorola Mobility in fresh patent assault
12:00 – Microsoft and TiVo agree to drop ongoing patent suits, we ask the world to follow
14:55 – Netflix iPad app upgraded with Retina quality icons and images now, HD video soon
19:27 – DirecTV iPad app adds (some) TV and movie streaming ‘Everywhere’
21:40 – BBC iPlayer app finally launches for all UK Xbox 360s
24:08 – Sky dubs upcoming internet TV service ‘Now TV’, chases those currently without pay-TV
25:45 – Xbox 360’s Comcast Xfinity TV app in beta testing, won’t count against data caps when it launches
29:00 – Motorola Connected Home Gateway home automation all-in-one hits the FCC with Verizon tags
31:02 – Aereo countersues broadcasters over its internet TV streaming service
33:36 – Must See HDTV (March 26th – April 1st)